Skip to Content


Pronunciation: me-nis'ko-tom

Definition: An instrument used in the removal of a meniscus.

[G. meniskos, crescent (meniscus) + tome, incision]

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.